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A concise dictionary of classical mythology

by Pierre Grimal

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford, England, Cambridge, Mass., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Classical -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Dictionnaire de la mythologie grecque et romaine.

    StatementPierre Grimal ; edited by Stephen Kershaw from the translation by A.R. Maxwell-Hyslop.
    ContributionsKershaw, Stephen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL715 .G713 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination456 p. ;
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1873090M
    ISBN 100631166963
    LC Control Number90032787

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